This Week in Review – May 28th to June 3rd


Alert or Emergency Systems used in Higher Education

Alert or emergency systems don't get as much attention as other big systems used in higher education, so I thought I would give these systems a quick glance.

Source: LISTedTECH

Enterprise Resource Planning - Lubbock Christian University

Lubbock Christian University Selects Campus Management's Full Enterprise Suite to Transform Student Experience and Streamline Business Processes

Lubbock Christian University (LCU) selected the CampusNexus® enterprise suite of solutions to support its goal of creating successful outcomes for students. The University will be using both CampusNexus Student and CampusNexus Finance, HR & Payroll solutions.

In a statement, Dr. Karl Mahan, Vice President of Technology Advancement at LCU says he is confident that the University's partnership with Campus Management will enhance their students' engagement by giving them a more robust student portal and by better connecting them with constituents throughout the academic lifecycle.

Source: Cision PR Newswire

Learning Management System - Universidad Iberoamericana

Universidad Iberoamericana Selects D2L's Brightspace to Modernize and Improve Learning

Universidad Iberoamericana Mexico City and Tijuana, has selected Brightspace learning management system (LMS) to reach every learner of the school's 12,200 students.

Universidad Iberoamericana launched Brightspace in January 2017 at its Mexico City campus. Today with Brightspace, the school offers a more modern and engaging experience to their students: "There has been a positive response as Brightspace offers seamless browsing, an intuitive interface, can link external applications easily and enables personalized follow up with students. It provides a better learning experience," said Ana Maria Berruecos, Distance Education Director of Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City - Tijuana campuses.

Source: Globe Newswire

Online Management System - Pepperdine University

2U, Inc. Partners with Pepperdine University Graziadio Business School to Offer Business@Pepperdine, a Suite of Online Graduate Business Degrees

A new, long-term partnership between 2U and Pepperdine University Graziadio Business School has been announced. A suite of online graduate degrees in business and management, matching the quality and rigor of the on-campus degree programs, will launch in 2019.

Source: Cision PR Newswire


Tufts University 

2U, Inc. and Tufts University Partner to Deliver Online Master's Programs in Global Business Administration and Education

2U and Tufts University today announced a partnership to deliver two new online graduate degree programs: GlobalBusiness@Tufts and Education@Tufts.

"Tufts has a longstanding commitment to academic innovation. These new graduate programs will extend that commitment to new communities of students and give them an opportunity to study with outstanding Tufts faculty," said Provost and Senior Vice President ad interim Deborah T. Kochevar.

Source: Cision PR Newswire

Textbooks - University of Bradford

The University of Bradford Selects Talis Aspire for Online Reading Lists

Hoping to provide an improved experience for their students as well as better access to resources, the University of Bradford selected Talis Aspire to manage and deliver their online reading lists service.

The University plans to integrate reading lists with their new Virtual Learning Environment Canvas through the Talis Aspire Learning Tools.

Source: Library Technology Guides